The Faculty of Medicine Excellence Awards honoured outstanding researchers, teachers, clinicians and professional staff who contributed to the Faculty’s vision to make a global difference to health outcomes.

The 2017 Faculty award winners are as follows:

Leader of the Year Award (academic)

Recognises an individual who thinks and works strategically, achieves tangible results and drives accountability.

Winner: Professor Ros Boyd

Leader of the Future Award (professional)

Recognises an individual who displays the qualities of a great leader and lead and inspire others to strive for excellence.

Winner: Ms Amica Schrader

Finalists: Mr Scott Macintyre

Leader of the Future Award (academic)

Recognises an individual who displays the qualities of a great future leader and who leads and inspires others to strive for excellence.

Winner: Dr Jason Steel

Collaborators of the Year Award

Recognises teams who have embraced and demonstrated collaboration that has led to significant and impactful change and success for the Faculty.

Winner: Examsoft implementation team (Office of Medical Education)

Finalist: The BeUpstanding team (School of Public Health), Wesley Fisk and Carl Stephan (SBMS & Body Donor Program)

Innovators of the Year Award

Recognises teams who have embraced and can demonstrate examples of innovation that have resulted in significant tangible improvements and changes that have led to success for the faculty.

Winner: Critical Care Research Group – The open Heart project (Critical Care Research Group, PHC Northside Clinical Unit)

Commendation: Faculty Marketing and Communications team (Faculty of Medicine)

Service Excellence Award

Recognises teams who show an outstanding and significant contribution to delivering excellence in service to students, staff or the wider community.

Winner: HR Team (Faculty of Medicine)

Finalists: School of Biomedical Science Student Services Team (SBMS)